Valve nukes Steam Box, working on new UI

The beginning of the week brought reports that Valve was working on something called "Steam Box," a list of hardware specs and associated software that manufacturers would turn around and build to sell under Valve's certified label. Much like PC gamers would see their favorite titles branded by Nvidia or AMD, these rigs would feature the Steam Box logo, indicating that they were good to go when it comes to…

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Eureka! Steam client tabbed chat! UPDATE!

UPDATE! They guys at Steam listened to us users and added with today's Steam Client update friends chat with automatic tabbed chat. While they were at it, they added tabbed browsing to the in-game overlay browser as well! The same hotkeys you use in Firefox/Internet Explorer to navigate tabs works in Steam too. Steam client update released Client Update - Valve A Steam client update is now available. To apply…

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Eureka! Steam client tabbed chat!

Enable the latest Steam Beta to access this highly desired feature – tabbed chat! Although it's lacking few things like automatically open the incoming chat message as new tab or middle clicking to close the chat tab, I’m sure they will work on it asap. Here’s the changelog: 7/23/2010 Tabbed user chat / web browser Fixed unused game tags still showing up New non-blocking game uninstall dialog Improved client shutdown…

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Steam Client UI Update to Release on Monday

After two months in beta and over twenty updates, the Steam Client UI Update is slated to release to all Steam users this coming Monday, April 26th. The beta has been a huge success. The number of people who participated exceeded Valve’s expectations, and so far people created 25 thousand posts to the beta user forums. As a result of their participation, the Steam team has had the feedback required…

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